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    How many sentences are in a short passage for a 5th grade student?

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    Re: short passage

    I'm not a teacher, but I see no one has responded. My fifth grader has read all the Harry Potter books, so it's hard to say what an appropriate length is. I would guess about five sentences, at least a few of which can be compound, complex ones.

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